Alejandro Aravena on the future of cities and infastructure : Future is Now forum by Norman Foster Foundation

The inaugural forum of the Norman Foster Foundation, ‘Future is Now’, took place in Madrid’s Royal Theatre and brought together leading minds from the fields of architecture, urbanism, infrastructure, technology and the arts to discuss the ways in which designers and policy makers are addressing a future of social, economic and design challenges that are already here and deeply affecting how we interact with each other and our built environment.

Watch this talk by Alejandro Aravena, Executive Director, ELEMENTAL. All the videos at the event can be found here.

About Norman Foster Foundation 

The Norman Foster Foundation promotes interdisciplinary thinking and research to help new generations of architects, designers and urbanists to anticipate the future.

We believe in the importance of connecting architecture, design, technology and the arts to better serve society and in the value of a holistic education that encourages experimentation through research and projects.

The Norman Foster Foundation holds the Norman Foster Archive and Library, which provide a window into the larger narrative and history of our built environment through the work of Norman Foster.

The Norman Foster Foundation is based in Madrid and operates globally.